Aitor Karanka has left his role at the City Ground
Aitor Karanka has left his role as Nottingham Forest manager after asking to be released from his contract.
Karanka has found himself under pressure in recent weeks, despite Forest sitting seventh in the Sky Bet Championship, just four points off the play-offs.
Aitor Karanka has asked to be released from his contract as the manager of Nottingham Forest Football Club.#NFFC https://t.co/nZgRUmne2i
— Nottingham Forest FC (@NFFC) January 11, 2019
The 45-year-old Spaniard took over at the City Ground in January 2018, succeeding Mark Warburton in the role.